There are 8 ways to get from Albany to Dayton by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Albany to Dayton  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Dayton (DAY) ALB - DAY

$162 - $742

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Bus  •  16 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 4175 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh 1537

$77 - $190

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Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Dayton  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Dayton (DAY) LGA - DAY

$180 - $780

Train to Newark, fly to Dayton  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Dayton (DAY) EWR - DAY

$181 - $528

Fly Albany to Columbus, bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Columbus (CMH) ALB - CMH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh

$158 - $794

Train, bus  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh 1105

$108 - $287

Bus via Buffalo, NY  •  16 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Columbus, OH
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh

$90 - $193

Drive  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Dayton 683.5 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to Dayton is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Dayton is to fly which costs $160 - $750 and takes 5 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Dayton. However, there are services departing from Albany, NY and arriving at Wright Stop Plaza via Buffalo, NY, Columbus, Oh and Dayton Northwest Hub. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 5 min.

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The distance between Albany and Dayton is 581 miles. The road distance is 683.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to Dayton without a car is to train and bus which takes 14 h 41 min and costs $100 - $290.

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Albany to Dayton, including transfers.

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Albany to Dayton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Albany, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Albany to Dayton is to fly which takes 5 h 36 min and costs $160 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $200 and takes 16 h 5 min.

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There is no direct flight from Albany Airport to Dayton Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 38 min and has one stopover.

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Albany to Dayton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Dayton Trotwood, Oh station.

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  • Distance: 581 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Dayton, OH, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Albany to Dayton hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Albany to Dayton via Buffalo, NY, Columbus, OH, Columbus, Oh, Dayton Trotwood, Oh, and Dayton Northwest Hub in around 16 h 5 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Albany to Dayton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Albany to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Albany to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Newark to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Newark to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Albany to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Albany to Dayton via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Dayton
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Newark to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Newark to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Albany to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Albany to Dayton via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $240
Room
$360 - $490
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to New York
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Albany, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Dayton Trotwood, OH
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Book at
baronsbus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Dayton is 683 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 32 min to drive from Albany to Dayton.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Albany Airport to Dayton Airport.

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There are 93+ hotels available in Dayton. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Albany to Albany Airport is to line 737 bus which takes 42 min and costs $2.

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